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I started this blog in April 2012 so I could join Challenges. I am now on some design teams. I hope you like my cards. I started stamping in 1995 but my cards are still mostly cute.
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Sunday, 17 January 2016

Art by Miran facebook progressive challenge for January

Every month Art by Miran gives us a free digi stamp on the facebook group to join in the challenge.  If we make a project and join in the challenge we can request the free digi for the next month.

This month's free digital stamp is Digi 281 Birthday Betty
If you haven't already joined in you can buy this lovely digi at a special price
make a card or other project for the challenge and then you can request the next month's free

I have layered Birthday Betty onto paper from Digi Scrap Delights and coloured her with markers.
Stamped Enjoy your birthday.
Layered all onto pink card and then onto green card.

I would like to add this card to the following challenges:

Addicted to Stamps and More 176 - anything goes

Craft Rocket challenge 6 - Happy anything

Crafty Girls Creations 12 - anything goes

Fab n Funky 287 - for a child

Get Creative 30 - something new (new digi stamp and new paper)

Open Minded Crafting Fun monthly challenge 1 - something new (new stamp and new paper I received today)

Penny's Paper-Crafty challenge 260 - anything goes

Scrapping 4 Fun challenge 57 - anything goes + a digi

The Crafty Addicts challenge 6 - anything goes/celebrations


  1. Lovely card and nice coloring ;)
    ♥Hugs Valentina♥

  2. Lovely card with a sweet image, thanks for playing along at Fab;n;Funky.

    Pat xx

  3. Somebody loves her she has tons of gifts TFS Craft Rocket Challenges LLis DT

  4. Lovely card Thank you for sharing with Craft Rocket challenges Karen DT

  5. This is such a sweet image, and I love how you colored all of the elements! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at ATSM!

  6. Pretty card with great colour combination . Thanks for sharing with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun

  7. Birthday Betty is such a sweetie and I like the backing paper. Hugs Jennifer xx

  8. Pretty image, lovely colouring and colour combo! Thank you for joining us at Fab n Funky this week.

  9. Great jolly card :)
    Thanks for joining us at The Crafty Addicts and Good Luck! :)
    Annabel - Crafty Addicts DT.

  10. Very beautiful, I love the digi,its gorgeous.
    Thank you for entering the Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenge and best of luck with your entry.
    Annette DT Member

  11. I don't know if my last comment on your card made it through, my computer is really acting silly!! Anyway, I (still) love this cheerful card :) Thanks so much for joining us at ATSM this time :)
    Susan DT

  12. Oh beautiful ... such a lovely card :-)) I like your coloring and lovely digi. Thank you for joining us at Schrapping4Fun this time.
    Hugs, Andreja

  13. This is fantastic!!! Love that image.. it is so cute! I really need to get in on those progressive challenges at Art by Miran. I can't seem to find the time!! I need to make some time! :) Awesome job with this!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges!!! Good Luck! I hope we see you again!!

    - Susan, Owner @ Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}
    {Sentimental Susan - Etsy}
    {Sentimental Susan - Zibbet}

  14. Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at Scrapping4Fun Challenges. Hope to see you again soon!! HUGS!
    Ann DT

  15. So cute! Thanks for joining us at Open Minded Crafting Fun Challenges! Hope you come join us again!!

    lovies, =o) kel
    Open-Minded DT


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